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#3 Rapid Response Webinar

Join CIMAM's #3 Rapid Response Webinar, titled Museum Audiences and Sustainability Today, on Thursday 30 July 2020 at 2:00 pm HKT. The session will include the participation of the following panelists:

  • Gridthiya Gaweewong, Director, Jim Thompson Art Center, Bangkok.

  • Rhana Devenport, CIMAM Board Member and Director, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide.

  • Zoe Butt, Director, The Factory Contemporary Arts Centre, Saigon.

Moderated by Suhanya Raffel, CIMAM Board Member and Museum Director, M+, Hong Kong.


The panel will last approximately 45 minutes followed by Q&A and discussion of another 45 minutes. 

Click here to register

Other News and Resources

Thank you for submitting your proposals for the new ICOM Museum Definition!

Having reviewed the proposals received, the CIMAM board identifies that ICOM's new Museum definition should embody these three essential concepts. Read CIMAM's proposal here.

How Museum Workers Are Rallying to Launch Mutual-Aid Funds in Support of Colleagues Who Have Lost Their Jobs

The need for grassroots mutual-aid funds illustrates deep structural problems in the arts field. Read the article published originally by artnet here.

"The webinars have created a sense of togetherness during these challenging, isolated times.”

Testimony of Claudio Cravero about Rapid Response Webinars. Cravero is Head of Fine Arts Museum, Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre, Kuwait, and CIMAM 2019 Travel Grantee.

CIMAM Advocates for Museums for Modern and Contemporary Art at a time of World Crisis


At a time of social, economic and ecological crisis around the world that has been further intensified by the Covid-19 pandemic, the role of museums has never been more important. 

The Major Biennales Going Ahead in 2020


Despite numerous cancellations and postponements, several significant biennales in Asia and Europe will take place this year. Read the article published originally by Ocula Magazine here

Outstanding Museum Practices in a Time of Global Crisis


As part of CIMAM’s mission to promote knowledge and exchange, learning from one another during the current global crisis has become an urgent priority. This program aims to gather successful
practices to help each other.


Become a member of the international network of directors and curators of modern and contemporary art museums, promoting good practices and responding to the evolving needs of the profession. Join today.

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